Adult Book Clubs 2018-19

Join the Temple Israel Adult Book Clubs! Our professional facilitators and diverse selections are certain to expand your mind, stimulate your intellect, and make for fun and enjoyable discussions. The 2018-2019 season will meet on Monday mornings at 9:45 am and Tuesday evenings at 6:30 pm at Temple Israel. 

Join us on Monday, March 19 • 9:45 am & Tuesday, March 20 • 6:30 pm with a discussion of the book, Dinner at the Center of the Earth by Nathan Englander, facilitated by Rabbi Jennifer Lader. Participants are encouraged to read the selected book prior to the meeting. Copies of the books are available from the Weinberg Family Library and from local public libraries and booksellers.

All are welcome! Registration is required. Participants may register for the entire season ($100 for Temple members; $120 for non-members) or RSVP for individual meetings ($14/per session). Again this year, become a Chai member of the Temple Israel book clubs ($136 for Temple members; $154 for non-members)! Show your love of the Temple Israel Book Clubs, support of Library programming and enjoy all summer 2018 sessions included in your Chai membership. For more information or to register, contact Lauren Marcus Johnson at [email protected] or 248-661-5700.

Upcoming Series:

  • Monday, April 16 • 9:45 am & Tuesday, April 17 • 6:30 pm – The Secret Book of Kings by Yochi Brandes, facilitated by Jacqueline Fox
  • Monday, May 14 • 9:45 am & Tuesday, May 15 • 6:30 pm – In the Shadow of Alabama by Judy Reene Singer, facilitated by Marilyn Gans Schelberg, PhD


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